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Synonyms for isolationiso·la·tion

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. isolation

    Synonyms:
    segregation, detachment, disconnection, insularity, self-containedness

    Antonyms:
    organization, co-membership, community, connection, concatenation, continuity

Princeton's WordNet

  1. isolationnoun

    a state of separation between persons or groups

    Synonyms:
    closing off

  2. isolationnoun

    a feeling of being disliked and alone

    Synonyms:
    closing off

  3. isolation, closing offnoun

    the act of isolating something; setting something apart from others

    Synonyms:
    closing off

  4. isolationnoun

    (psychiatry) a defense mechanism in which memory of an unacceptable act or impulse is separated from the emotion originally associated with it

    Synonyms:
    closing off

  5. isolationnoun

    a country's withdrawal from international politics

    "he opposed a policy of American isolation"

    Synonyms:
    closing off

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. isolationnoun

    Synonyms:
    separation, disconnection, insulation, segregation, detachment

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. isolationnoun

    Synonyms:
    insulation, segregation, loneliness, solitude

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. isolation

    Synonyms:
    See Isolation exercise

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How to use isolation in a sentence?

  1. Duyeon Kim:

    Juche is truly being tested for the first time because the pandemic has forced North Korea into self isolation, when until now, it has been able to rely on China as a life support even during the harshest of economic times.

  2. Kimberly Mitchell:

    If the immediate and main concern is carrying the weapon, steps like metal detectors and police presence may be the approach, since carrying and using a weapon rarely occurs in isolation … we often recommend a broader approach to prevention such as socio-emotional learning programs which aim to help people understand and manage emotions, set and achieve positive goals, fell and show empathy for others, establish and maintain positive relationships, and make responsible decisions.

  3. Jen Fitzpatrick:

    It's real work and real projects, they aren't toy projects we are cooking up and they aren't working in isolation -- they are part of the teams and contributing in meaningful ways and get a sense they are doing things that matter.

  4. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    The policy of self-isolation and continuous silence are the greatest destroyers of marriage and relationship.

  5. Pena Nieto:

    Isolation is not the path, integration is.

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